*The Project HEAL - Chicago chapter is seeking new volunteers to join their executive board. Email the chapter for more information about available opportunities.
leader: maddie schultz
Maddie resides in Chicago and is the leader of the Project HEAL - Chicago Chapter.
Maddie is earning a degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from DePaul University.
As a Project HEAL Chapter Leader, Maddie is dedicated to raising awareness about eating disorders and helping others realize their potential for a full recovery.
She can often be found at the Art Institute of Chicago, visiting her family in her hometown of New York City, or on her couch watching Grey's Anatomy.
Maddie’s favorite ice cream flavor is vanilla soft serve with rainbow sprinkles.
Executive Board Member: EMMA
Emma resides in Chicago and is the Volunteer Coordinator of the Project HEAL - Chicago Chapter. Emma works in the food industry, sharing her deep, abiding love for cheese and wine with the masses (one of the many joys of her recovery). As a Project HEAL Chapter Volunteer Coordinator, Emma is dedicated to bringing together volunteers and individuals in recovery to build a community of support and healing, raising awareness, inspiring hope, and demonstrating that full recovery from eating disorders is possible. In her free time, Emma can be found reading, watching movies, and fawning obsessively over her dog Max.
Emma’s favorite ice cream flavor is Ben and Jerry’s Half Baked.
Executive Board Member: Ari Trejo
Ari Trejo resides in the suburbs of Chicago and is an Event Coordinator of the Project HEAL - Chicago Chapter. Ari is a human resources associate who works with each employee of her company to ensure they are being treated well and have all the benefits they qualify for. As a Project HEAL Chapter Event Coordinator, Ari is dedicated to not only plan events to raise funds for the organization, but also to raise awareness in her community, especially with those of her culture, about this illness that can affect anyone. She is passionate about traveling, enjoying time with friends, music, and baking.
Ari’s favorite ice cream flavor is stracciatella.